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Draft Preview: David Price vs. Nick Schmidt

Price could go #1 in the draft this June

Over the weekend the #9 Arkansas Razorbacks met the #1 Vanderbilt Commodores in a highly anticipated series in Fayetteville. Friday night's matchup held the most intrigue, as two of the 2007 draft's best pitching prospects - Vanderbilt's David Price and Arkansas' Nick Schmidt - squared off. RC was on hand for the showdown, and below are our scouting reports on the two outstanding lefties.

Despite pitching in the SEC for three seasons, David Price and Nick Schmidt had never faced off against each other. There was therefore much hoopla surrounding the matchup, but ultimately, neither pitcher rose to the occasion. Price lasted six innings, yielding five runs (four earned) on six hits and four walks while striking out eight. Schmidt went seven innings, also yielding five runs (three...

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